Mildred S. "Millie" Rath

May 31, 1933 - November 5, 2021
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Mildred S. Rath, 88, formerly of Shillington, passed away November 5, 2021, at 10:05 PM in Edinboro Manor, Edinboro, Erie County, where she was a guest since October 29, 2021.

She was the wife of George A. Rath with whom she shared 61 years of marriage. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late George F. & Ruth (Morgan) Swartwood.

Millie was a registered nurse for the Wernersville State Hospital until 1962 and part-time until she retired in 1968.

She was a member of West Lawn United Methodist Church, a graduate of Elmer Meyers High School, Wilkes-Barre, and the Reading Hospital School of Nursing. She was a member of the Reading Hospital School of Nursing, enjoyed reading, traveling, crossword puzzles, the beach, music, and spending time with her grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children – Steven D. husband of Sheri Rath, Edinboro, Cynthia L. wife of Barry Kann, Hershey, her grandsons – Morgan & Dawson Rath, and her sister – Priscilla wife of Dalton Drake, Michigan.

A visitation with her family will be held on December 28, 2021, beginning at 10:00 AM with a Celebration of Millie’s life starting at 11:30 AM in West Lawn U.M. Church, 15 Woodside Ave., West Lawn, PA 19609. There will be a luncheon at the conclusion of her service at P.J. Whelihan’s, 1101 Rocky Drive, West Lawn PA 19609. Casual attire is fine. Please honor Millie by making a donation, in her memory, to the charity of your choice. The Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Shillington, is assisting the Rath family. www.kleefuneralhome.com

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

West Lawn United Methodist Church

Address:

15 Woodside Avenue
West Lawn, Pennsylvania 19609

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Service Information

Date: Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Time: 11:30 am

West Lawn United Methodist Church

Address:

15 Woodside Avenue
West Lawn, Pennsylvania 19609

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Born: May 31, 1933
Died: November 5, 2021

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Dave & Mary Lynne Rathman posted on 11/16/21

To the entire Rath family. You are in your thoughts during this difficult time of your Mother's passing. Mollie was always a smile whenever you looked her way at West Lawn United Methodist Church. The Lord's blessing be upon all of you at her celebration of life service.

 

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